Posts by Jon Froda

Why is the office sacred?

Frederik Wilmslow Taylor, the so-called father of management consulting, may also be worthy of a less illustrious epithet – father of the modern office. In the same way his principles of scientific management came to define how business is conducted, they have also shaped the places where it was conducted. As anyone who’s ever toiled

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Is Being “Out of Office” Your Job?

“Out of Office” – probably the most common auto reply in the world, so popular there are even tutorials on how to write one. But times are changing and the term is gradually losing its meaning. From telling people that you would not be working, Out of Office is becoming where more and more

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